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postcode

noun [C] uk   /ˈpəʊst.kəʊd/  us   /ˈpoʊst.koʊd/ UK
in Britain, a short series of letters and numbers that is part of an address, and shows exactly where a place is
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Translations of “postcode”
in Korean 우편 번호…
in Arabic رَمْز بَريدي…
in Portuguese código de endereçamento postal…
in Catalan codi postal…
in Japanese 郵便番号…
in Italian codice di avviamento postale…
in Chinese (Traditional) 郵遞區號…
in Russian почтовый индекс…
in Turkish posta kodu…
in Chinese (Simplified) 邮政编码…
in Polish kod pocztowy…
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